While it’s great that Georgia Power came to compliment the county,
does that electric utility rep. reside in or pay property taxes in Lowndes County, and why was he not required to state his name and address?
Ditto the software salesman for Continue reading →
Below are links to each LAKE video of the Work Session of 25 September 2017.
See also the previous notes with
For the three rezoning cases, see also
the LAKE videos of the Planning Commission meetings of
28 August 2017
25 September 2017.
HISTORY, FACTS, AND ISSUES: The certified Lowndes County fatality
rate: 2006-14, 2007-14, 2008~19, 2009-16, 2010-18, 2011-15,
2012-11, 2013-7, 2014-14, 2015-19, 2016-20. Any traffic
fatality in Lowndes County is too many. For numerous years, the
county has been plagued with an unacceptable fatality rate.
Consistently for ten years between 2006 and 2016 we suffered with as
much as nineteen people dying annually in crashes. In April 2012 the
Sheriff created the SPEED team which joined forces with the Valdosta
Police HEAT team. Together both agencies diligently fought to reduce
the fatality rate. In 2013, Lowndes County recorded an unprecedented
lowest rate of the decade with seven fatalities.
Since we posted the
obtained Tuesday evening,
the county has posted PDF versions
of this same information on their own website.
on the LAKE website and appended
I’ve added HTML tables of the statistics.
VAP is Voting-Age Population.
the new County Commission District maps
that the Commission
just agreed on tonight for reapportionment due to the new census
and population changes in the county.
These are the districts that will be used for next year’s County Commission elections.
These documents were obtained by John S. Quarterman for LAKE from
County Manager Joe Pritchard by asking the County Commission
during Citizens Wishing to Be Heard at their Regular Session of
13 December 2011.
I made a little list of requests, and the County Manager fulfilled all of them.
I’m convinced this demonstrates that Joe Pritchard is indeed typecast
as Santa Claus.